Wednesday 23 October 2019 7:30PM

Catriona Morison mezzo-soprano; Simon Lepper piano

Grieg, Schumann, Viardot and Brahms

Additional notes

Change of Artist and Programme
Due to unforeseen circumstances, Malcolm Martineau (piano) is no longer able to take part in the above concert. He will be replaced by Simon Lepper (piano).


  • Catriona Morison mezzo-soprano
  • Simon Lepper piano

It was at the 2017 BBC Cardiff Singer of the World competition that the Scottish soprano carried off the main prize as well as being selected as joint winner of the Song Prize. Her programme includes settings by the great 19th-century mezzo Pauline Viardot, whom Liszt thought a composer of genius.

  • With grateful thanks to the Voices at Wigmore Circle
  • Edvard Grieg (1843-1907)
        • 6 songs Op. 48
  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
        • Frauenliebe und -leben Op. 42
  • Interval
  • Robert Schumann
        • Gedichte der Königin Maria Stuart Op. 135
  • Pauline Viardot (1821-1910)
        • 3 Lieder auf Texte von Eduard Mörike
  • Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
        • Da unten im Tale WoO. 33 No. 6
        • Die Sonne scheint nicht mehr WoO. 33 No. 5
        • Maria ging aus wandern WoO. 33 No. 14
        • Dort in den Weiden steht ein Haus WoO. 33 No. 31
        • Wie komm ich denn zur Tür herein WoO. 33 No. 34
        • Es steht ein Lind WoO. 33 No. 41
        • Och Moder, ich well en Ding han! WoO. 33 No. 33
  • Encore
  • Pauline Viardot
        • Madrid

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